GraphicsMagick 1.3.26 coders/svg.c GetStyleTokens memory corruption

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A vulnerability was found in GraphicsMagick 1.3.26 (Image Processing Software) and classified as critical. Affected by this issue is the function GetStyleTokens of the file coders/svg.c. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a memory corruption vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-119. The product performs operations on a memory buffer, but it can read from or write to a memory location that is outside of the intended boundary of the buffer. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The bug was discovered 08/12/2017. The weakness was released 08/22/2017 by Venustech with Adlab of Venustech (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2017-13064 since 08/22/2017. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. There are known technical details, but no exploit is available.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 10 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 102890 (Debian DLA-1082-1 : graphicsmagick security update), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Debian Local Security Checks and running in the context l. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 170494 (SUSE Enterprise Linux Security Update for GraphicsMagick (SUSE-SU-2017:3056-1)).

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. A possible mitigation has been published 2 weeks after the disclosure of the vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at Tenable (102890). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 105459, 105460, 105461 and 105655.






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Class: Memory corruption
CWE: CWE-119
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Nessus ID: 102890
Nessus Name: Debian DLA-1082-1 : graphicsmagick security update
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OpenVAS ID: 800516
OpenVAS Name: GraphicsMagick Multiple Vulnerabilities - Aug17 (Windows)
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Advisory: USN-4222-1
Researcher: ADLab (Venustech)
Organization: Adlab of Venustech
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CVE: CVE-2017-13064 (🔍)

SecurityFocus: 100474 - GraphicsMagick CVE-2017-13064 Heap Buffer Overflow Vulnerability

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Created: 08/23/2017 09:15 AM
Updated: 12/16/2022 10:43 AM
Changes: 08/23/2017 09:15 AM (70), 11/09/2019 04:31 PM (14), 01/09/2021 08:02 PM (2), 12/16/2022 10:43 AM (3)
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